Here it is….a great big list of weekend fun for kids in Puyallup, Tacoma, Gig Harbor, Olympia, Sumner, Fife, and Your area of the South Puget Sound!
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Footloose the musical at Tacoma Little Theater (Best for older tweens and up) Tickets 17.00-27.00
Happy Days, the Musical at Tacoma Musical Playhouse 20.oo-27.00 Approved for 4 and up; I’d probably take tweens teens with real interest.
Read with a Dog at the Puyallup Library Kids can drop in between 3:30-4:30 to practice reading with patient listener.
Olympia Family Theater production of Goodnight Moon begins Want to go cheap? Next Thursday will be their Thrifty Thursday show.
Parents’ Night Out at the Children’s Museum of Tacoma 25.00/10.00 for siblings; call to register.
Most Farmer’s Markets are open. Get your fresh on!
Water Weekends at HCC Mast at Redondo Every Saturday you can get up close with critters in the touch tanks and learn about sea life. Free
Family Train Day at the White River Valley Museum in Auburn Check out the current rails to sails exhibit and then enjoy special train themed activities with admission (1.00/2.00) 1-4PM
Petapalooza in Auburn Free event with entertainment for pets and pet lovers including agility courses, frisbee dog shows, and more. Lots of vendors with pet products for sale, too.
Kids’ Fish-in at American Lake in Lakewood I wrote about this one before, as the preregistration deadline was May 6. You may still be able to go depending on how many have signed up, but call first!
Grand Opening of the new STAR center in South Tacoma Special activities and a chance to check out this great, new community resource.
Family Nature Walks with Metro Parks Tacoma 10AM At Oak Tree Park
Click! Family Flick at the Grand Cinema Free showing of The Princess Bride Door sopen at 9:30; show starts at 10AM. Free to first 100.
Queen Victoria’s Birthday at Ft. Nisqually Actors will recreate the celebration of Queen Victoria;s birthday with musket firing and more. 11AM-5PM Admission is 4.00-6.00
Tacoma City Ballet presents StoryBook Theater Lower cost ballet for younger audiences. Performances at 1, 3, and 5. 5.00 tickets. Dances portray popular nursery rhymes stories. Audience members are welcome to come costumed as favorite characters.
Learning Sprout Toys Fancy Nancy Tea Party Pre-payment and registration is required if you and your little miss would like to go have some fancy fun.
Free kids gardening class with the master gardeners at the WSU extension in Puyallup. Today’s is a greenhouse theme! 1PM Click on, “Children’s Programs,” for a pdf schedule.
Armed Forces Day at JBLM Free, public event with military displays, vehicles, bounce house and more. Vendors on site with food and crafts for sale. 10AM-6PM Be sure to follow directions through the link for public entry.
Spring Fun Fair in Lacey 10AM-6PM Free admission, Kids’ World activities, entertainment and more.
Visit the LOTT WET Center in Olympia Every Saturday the center is open with free, science and environmental education activities
Spring Fun Fair in Lacey Free admission, Kids’ World activities, entertainment and more.
Tacoma City Ballet presents StoryBook Theater Lower cost ballet for younger audiences. 3PM Dances portray popular nursery rhymes stories. Audience members are welcome to come costumed as favorite characters.
Pachamama at Pantages Carnival style show with music, dancers, and acrobats. 3PM Tickets 15.00-29.00
Check the, “All weekend,” choices at the top, too!
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